Jan 22, 2013 3:00am PST
is the compliance. is the patient taking their medications? when itdoms diabetes, high blood pressure, which this pill can do and give us that information which is really effective, but when it comes to psychiatric patients, they could be harm to themselves, to the society and to others. so that makes it even more important using this kind of technology. i like the technology. it's not 100% perfect but we have come a long way to really get to know what our patients are doing. are they compliant? are they really taking? that in the long term, gretchen, can reduce millions of dollars off of our health care costs. >>gretchen: and potentially violent crimes if some of these people are mentally ill and not taking their medications. but here's the problem, and we know this is the rub in the situation, number one, is it ethical? number two, there are so many laws now that protect the rights of the mentally ill, sometimes that super seeds the rights of the individual victim in many of these cases. the court says you can't force these people to take meds. >> unfortunately, that's part of the shortcom
Jan 15, 2013 3:00am PST
. diabetics, vegetarian, families are doing it. it's wonderful. >> gretchen: let's look at this before and after. >> this is ahmed. he's dropped 64 pounds since august. men do lose weight faster because men have more lean muscle mass. but these people are so committed to the program. >> steve: let's look at grandma. >> misty. one of my favorites. she e-mailed me and said i tried every diet known to man and i tried it. she said it changed everything. >> gretchen: you have meal plans in the book? >> in the book. six weeks cycle program. every meal for six weeks is spelled out with all kinds of options. over 200 snacks in the back of the book. and once again, people love it because it is doable and accessible and portable. if you're catching a plane, if you're at a restaurant, you can still follow the program. >> steve: can you stick around? >> sure. >> steve: more with the shred guy doctor in two minutes. you're watching "fox & friends" and suddenly i'm hungry. how do s favorite recipes? just begin with america's favorite soups. bring out chicken broccoli alfredo. or best-ever meatloaf.
Jan 16, 2013 3:00am PST
, weapon children and it leads to diabetes and many other health ail ams. why were people so hateful towards you? >> i think it's painful to think that you would tell a child that he or she can't eat what they want. that's part of the joy of childhood. part of the joy of my life is eating and food and especially for my daughter. i see the joy she gets from food she loves. and you don't want to think that to help an obese child you have to tell them no a lot of the time that if they make a misstep, you have to compensate for it if you really want to stay on track. those are hard decisions, but that's what being the heavy, which is what being a parent is really about. >> gretchen: that's the name of your new book now that you have come out with "the heavy." we should mention you keep your daughter and pictures out of this book now. how does she feel about weight issues? i think some of the concerns were that maybe talking so much about this at such a young age, it would create things like eating disorders. how does she feel now about herself confidence, herself-image, who she is? >> sh
Jan 31, 2013 3:00am PST
enjoy them. diabetes, you have people trying to watch what you eat. you can have everything you want. >>brian: get marlene's recipes. go to "fox & friends".com. it's all in the book. good luck on super bowl sunday. hope we're invited. 18 minutes before the top of the hour. >>steve: look at your screen. that's a plan to build a free-market utopia complete with its own currency and government. would you live there? some people might. we're going to tell you about it. >>brian: while you were asleep, nasa is embarking on a brand-new mission in space. the details next. [ male announcer ] when these come together, and these come together, one thing you can depend on is that these will come together. delicious and wholesome. some combinations were just meant to be. tomato soup from campbell's. it's amazing what soup can do. two. three. my credit card rewards are easy to remember with the bankamericard cash rewards credit card. earn 1% cash back everywhere, every time. [ both ] 2% back on groceries. [ all ] 3% on gas. no hoops to jump through. i earn more cash back on the things i buy the mo